Summer series 2020

Six virtual visits to monasteries around the world

As we have not been able to have a conference in 2020, we have held a series of six virtual visits to monasteries.

30 July

In the first of the series, Fr Tikhon (Vasilyev) introduced us to Holy Dormition St Nicholas St Basil Monastery, Ukraine Recording

6 August

Annunciation Monastery, Ormylia, Greece was described to us by professional storyteller Anna Conomos Edited recording

13 August

The beautiful monastery of Putna in Romania was described to us by married couple Andreea and Morys Ireland Recording

20 August

Dr Anna Rogozhina told us about Optina Monastery in Russia, home of the famed Optina Elders Recording

27 August

The monastery of the Transfiguration in Ellwood City, Pennsylvania in the USA was described to us by Mother Seraphima – monasticism in the New World Recording

3 September

Amal Morcos talked to us about the monastic revival in Lebanon, especially Kaftoun and Hamatoura monasteries Recording